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Toledo Scale

Date: 1929-07-30 

Description: A man reads a Toledo scale at the University of Wisconsin engineering building.


Jacob Gundlach

Date: 1856 

Description: Waist-up oval portrait of Jacob Gundlach. He was born in Kuhr Hessen, Germany, and emigrated to Wisconsin in 1832. In 1851, he became one of the first se...

Date: 1959-11-28 

Description: Members of the Boots and Slip-ers Square Dance Club sponsor the annual Empty Stocking Club doll dance in the gymnasium of Monona Grove High School. Shown i...

Date: 1949-02-04 

Description: King Clayton Hahn, Milwaukee, and Queen Violet Norrman, Williams Bay, at the Junior Prom at the Great Hall of the Memorial Union.

Date: 1971-10 

Description: Poster publicizing an exhibition of art by John Risseeuw, at the 7th floor gallery, in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Humanities Building. Features mo...


Samuel Brown

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Samuel Brown. He was born in Massachusetts on January 8, 1804, and came to Wisconsin in November of 1834. In late 1835, B...

Date: 1947-04-30 

Description: Marquette School students being tested for riding skills in front of the school, 510 South Thornton Avenue. The testing is along Spaight Street.


Farmall Tractor Toy

Date: 1948-05-19 

Description: Parts of a Farmall toy tractor in a display case, taken for Brock Engraving, Photo Engraving and Advertising Art, 115 South Carroll Street.


Eygtian Bust Detail

Date: 1977-05-29 

Description: A carved Eyptian bust which adorned the Levitan building at 15 West Main Street before it was razed.


John Myers Olin


Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of John Myers Olin. Olin was a professor of the University of Wisconsin Law School and the president of the Madison Par...

Date: 1947-02-03 

Description: Clare Severance with her "Old Tree" drawing, which received the Joseph R. Rothchild prize of $25 in graphics at the Madison Artists exhibition.


Bascom Hall

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) front portico on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Vines cover one side of the arch which supports a...

Date: 1959-03-13 

Description: Among the bowling enthusiasts at the Ladies' Golf-Bowling League luncheon are (seated) Marion Lange and Nadine Gibson. Standing left to right are Edna Gran...

Date: 1955-12-17 

Description: Order of Amaranth members packing food boxes for needy families. Shown, left to right: Bella Holly, Anna Hynum, Ruth Lieberman, and Myrtle Jessen.

Date: 1932-03-17 

Description: Mrs. Betsy Johnson (84-years-old) getting a permanent wave in the Elite Beauty Shop, 27 East Main Street, from her granddaughter Pearl Holman.

Date: 1944-03-25 

Description: Wendell Willkie speaking with Ed Mergen, "Wisconsin State Journal" veteran typesetter in charge of page layout, in the composing room during Willkie's 194...

Date: 1937 

Description: The baby department, stocking clothing, toys, and accessories, at Manchester's Department Store.


Lincoln Monument

Date: 1908 after

Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A corner of Bascom Hall is on the left, and in the background are t...

Date: 1948-11-03 

Description: One of several radio programs produced by Madison teenagers is the Teen Colony on WKOW every Saturday morning. Another program is the Hy Time, every Monday...

Date: 1958-11-04 

Description: Group portrait of attendees of a meeting for Lutheran women at St. John's American Lutheran Church. They include, from left to right: Mrs. C.O. Schwengel,...

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